Detectives Investigating University District Assault

Detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding a woman’s assault in the University District in the early morning hours Wednesday, October 12th.

Officers located the injured woman in an alley in the 4500 block of University Way NE at about 1:40 am.   The 26-year-old woman was unconscious when she was found and it appeared she had been assaulted.  Seattle Fire Medics transported her to Harborview where she is recovering.  Detectives are asking anyone with information to contact them at (206) 684-5550.